Fred Hill

Lead Pastor

Fred and his wife Helene have been with Celebration since 1982, and he has been on staff full-time since 2015. His primary responsibility is to ensure that there are great connections between the Congregation, the staff and the elders; that the vision and mission of our church is becoming a reality in the lives of people through the power and the direction of the Holy Spirit.

Nico Deschner

Associate Pastor

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Matt Adams

Associate Pastor

Matt has been have on staff since 2011, initially coming on board to oversee the youth ministry. Since then, Matt has expanded into areas overseeing spiritual renewal initiatives, worship, small groups, young adults ministry, prayer ministries, preaching, as well as media communications. Matt has a heart for teaching and apostolic leadership, and alongside his wife Kristen and three girls believes strongly in the revival of our city as a shining light to Canada.

Maxine Leibel


Maxine has been on staff since 2013 in a variety of roles. She currently oversees our Sunday morning service coordination, church events, hospitality ministry, church decor and assists Pastor Fred.

Kristen Adams

Children's Pastor

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Daniel Nieblas

Student Ministries Pastor

Daniel has been on staff at Celebration since 2018, coming on as our Student Ministries Pastor. Daniel oversees the youth ministries, with intentional focus on equipping young people in the place of prayer.

Maureen Wiskar

Office Manager

Maureen has been attending Celebration/Glen Elm since 1979, and employed at Celebration for the last 5 years, as the Office Manager. Her role is to do “all things financial”, as well as be the friendly voice over the phone, and at the front desk. She is also the person to see regarding facility rentals.

Warren Youck

Facilities & Property Manager

Having attended Celebration since July 2009, Warren came on staff as facility property manager in October 2013. He takes care of all equipment, the building and grounds. He also sets up for events at Celebration, alongside being the ministry head for both the ushers and Men's Ministry